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What were the five original events that were part of the Olympics pentathlon?


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2008-01-04 18:47:12
2008-01-04 18:47:12

I think the original question related to to original Olympic games, while question 1 address the pentathlon of the Moderen Era. I believe the pentathlon events of the original Olympiad in Greece included wrestling, javlin throw, discus throw, running, and the fifth I cannot recall at this time. The events of the Pentathlon in the ancient Olympics were: 1) a foot race that history has deemed to be approximately 150-200 meters

2) wrestling

3) long jump

4) javelin throw

5) discus throw


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